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Managing Supply Chain Disruptions

In recent years, managers have become more adept at managing supply chains and mitigating recurring risks in the supply chain through improved planning and execution. However, supply chains are still (and will always be) vulnerable to unforeseen events from disruptive forces such as pandemics, natural disasters and economic downturns. 

Jun 18, 2020 3:22:08 PM NewStream Enterprises
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Understanding 3PL Warehousing Costs

Third-party logistics (3PL) services allow companies to outsource operational activities like warehousing and delivery. By outsourcing logistics, your business has more time and resources to dedicate to sales, marketing, growth and product development. 

Apr 6, 2020 1:59:18 PM NewStream Enterprises
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Kitting Remanufactured Components

In the world of product packaging and assembly, kitting takes separate but related items and packages them together under a single part number. This is especially helpful when items are to be used in conjunction with one another. One example might include various types and sizes of filters from several vendors packaged together in a kit for routine maintenance. Additionally, a remanufacturing operation can utilize a kitting warehouse to make the ordering process easier and more efficient. 

Apr 2, 2020 1:53:00 PM NewStream Enterprises
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How Maintenance Kits Can Increase Your Aftermarket Parts Sales

In the world of product packaging and assembly, kitting takes separate but related items and packages them together under a single part number. This is especially helpful when items are to be used in conjunction with one another, like in the case of preventative maintenance kits. One example might include various types and sizes of filters from several vendors packaged together in a kit for routine maintenance. 

Mar 27, 2020 12:00:00 PM NewStream Enterprises
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How Does JIT Delivery Help You Make a Profit?

Just-in-time (JIT) delivery, a method of delivering raw materials, components and products exactly when they are needed, is an important part of the mutual success of vendors and customers. JIT is a logistics system proven to reduce inventory costs by reducing warehousing and minimizing transit waste. 

Mar 25, 2020 9:15:00 AM NewStream Enterprises
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